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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 392

    After Francis Smith

    The Grand Vizir giving audience to the English Ambassador, by Robert Pranker

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    After Francis Smith
    The Grand Vizir giving audience to the English Ambassador, by Robert Pranker
    engraving, published, London 1769
    16½ x 20¼ in. (42 x 51.5 cm.)


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    All the Christian Ambassadors who visited the Court were obliged to first attend the Grand Vizer, and secondly the Grand Signior.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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